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1. institution

noun. ['ˌɪnstɪˈtuːʃən'] an organization founded and united for a specific purpose.

Synonyms

  • educational institution
  • financial organisation
  • medical institution
  • religion
  • honorary society
  • financial institution
  • establishment
  • organization
  • academy
  • financial organization
  • vicarship
  • charity
  • organized religion
  • faith
  • company
  • issuer
  • vicariate

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • stop
  • close
  • stand still

Etymology

  • institution (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • institutio (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word educational-institution


1. Noun Phrase
You must enroll and complete the courses with an educational institution certified by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education.

2. Noun Phrase
The length of these programs varies by educational institution.

3. Noun Phrase
However, most public and private educational institutions use standards-based grading programs.

2. educational

adjective. ['ˌɛdʒəˈkeɪʃənəl, ˌɛdʒjuːˈkeɪʃənəl'] providing knowledge.

Synonyms

  • informative

Antonyms

  • uninformative
  • unenlightening

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • education (English)
  • educatio (Latin)

3. institution

noun. ['ˌɪnstɪˈtuːʃən'] an establishment consisting of a building or complex of buildings where an organization for the promotion of some cause is situated.

Synonyms

  • home
  • nursing home
  • penal facility
  • orphanage
  • penal institution
  • establishment
  • orphans' asylum

Antonyms

  • doctrine of analogy
  • cataphatism
  • natural object
  • artifact

Etymology

  • institution (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • institutio (Latin)

4. institution

noun. ['ˌɪnstɪˈtuːʃən'] a custom that for a long time has been an important feature of some group or society.

Synonyms

  • levirate
  • tradition

Antonyms

  • closing
  • trade edition
  • uncreativeness

Etymology

  • institution (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • institutio (Latin)

5. institution

noun. ['ˌɪnstɪˈtuːʃən'] the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new.

Synonyms

  • paternity
  • foundation
  • beginning
  • introduction
  • commencement
  • authorship
  • founding
  • instauration
  • innovation
  • initiation
  • origination
  • start

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • inactivity
  • atheism
  • unbelief

Etymology

  • institution (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • institutio (Latin)

6. institution

noun. ['ˌɪnstɪˈtuːʃən'] a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person.

Synonyms

  • nuthouse
  • Bedlam
  • crazy house
  • infirmary
  • madhouse
  • mental institution
  • sanatorium
  • insane asylum
  • snake pit
  • mental home
  • mental hospital
  • booby hatch
  • psychiatric hospital
  • cuckoo's nest
  • funny house
  • asylum
  • loony bin
  • hospital
  • nut house

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • deactivation
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • institution (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • institutio (Latin)
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